WESTPORT, Conn. – The second annual Westport Mini Maker Faire, an electric car showcase and a series of eco-friendly activities happening throughout town Sunday for Westport GreenDay are some events that highlight the weekend ahead. For more event listings, visit our Events calendar .
Friday, April 26
ArtCafé: 10 to 11 a.m. Meet other art enthusiasts and learn about exhibitions to visit in the greater community. Guests use The New York Times Friday arts section to discuss the latest exhibitions and events in the art world. Coffee and home-baked muffins will be served. Free. Westport Arts Center, 51 Riverside Ave.
Saturday, April 27
Westport Mini Maker Faire: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Kids and adults can satisfy their curiosity at the second annual Westport Mini Maker Faire. Visitors can learn about 3D printing, rocketry, robotics, solar-powered race cars, new and vintage technology, and more through hands-on workshops and demonstrations. Free. Westport Library and Jesup Green, 20 Jesup Road.
Electric Car Rally & Showcase: 1 to 3 p.m. See and learn about a variety of electric cars during the Westport Electric Car Club EV Road Rally and showcase. At 10 a.m., approximately 20 electric cars will embark from the eastbound side of the Westport train station in Saugatuck for a 40-mile rally. The cars will be on display from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Blu Parrot, 60 Charles St. Free and open to all.
Sunday, April 28
Westport Green Day: 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Lend a hand to cleanup Longshore, enjoy crafts and activities at Wakeman Town Farm, learn about pond science and green technology at Earthplace, catch a free screening of "The Lorax" at the Westport Library or see "A Place At The Table," a documentary about hunger, at Westport Town Hall during Westport GreenDay. Most events are free. More information is available on the GreenDay website.
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